Chip Fields Biography, Age, Husband, Good Times, Net Worth, Movies, TV Shows and Interview

Chip Fields (Laverne “Chips” Fields) is sometimes credited as Chip Hurd or Chip Fields-Hurd, is an American singer, television director, consultant, actress, and Dialogue coach.

She has appeared in popular films, television shows, and Broadway theater. Fields are best known for portraying Lynette Gordon, abusive birth mother of Penny Gorgon woods.

Chip Fields Age and Birthday

Laverne Chips Fields is 68 years old as of 2019, she was born on August 5, 1951, in New York City, New York, United States of America. She celebrates her birthday on August 5th every year.  Fields will be 69 years old on Aug. 5th, 2020.

Chip Fields Height and Weight

Fields stands at an average height and moderate weight. She appears to be quite tall in stature if her photos, relative to her surroundings, are anything to go by. However, details regarding her actual height and other body measurements are currently not publicly available. We are keeping tabs and will update this information once it is out.

Chip Fields Family, Parents, and Siblings

Our efforts to find out more about Fields’ family came to no avail as no such information is publicly available. Thus, the identity of her parents is still unclear. It is also not known if she has any siblings.

Chip Fields Husband and Married

From 1995 to 2001, it is known that the love of Kim’s life was a film producer and businessman, Johnathon Freeman. People thought Kim and Johnathon were happy together until it emerged in 2001 that they have decided to abandon their marriage. The union didn’t produce any child.

After Kim parted ways with Johnathon, it was quite difficult for her to love again. But then, she met Christopher Morgan and everything changed. They grew fond of each other and decided to become life partners. As such, they got married in July 2007 just after they welcomed their first child; a son they named Sebastian. He was born in May. They had their second son, Quincy in 2013.

It has circulated once or twice that Kim’s husband is gay. Not long ago, Kenya Moore of Bravo’s The Real Housewives of Atlanta offered that it is widely believed in the entertainment industry that Christopher is sexually attracted to his gender. Kim’s husband has however dismissed this. She then met Hurd, Erv Hurd and Chip Fields have been married for 24 years. They were dating for 1 year after getting together in 1993 and were married on 20th Aug 1994.

Chip Fields Children

Chips is the mother to actress Kim Fields who is famous for her role in Facts of Life and Living Single and Alex fields best known for a role on Kenan and Kel Moesha and sister, sister.

Chip Fields Net Worth

Fields is an American TV Actress who has a net worth of $100,000 – $1M at the age of 68. Chip Fields’s income source is mostly from being a successful TV Actress. She is from New York City. Actress and singer who appeared in the television series, Good Times, and was a member of the music group The Ronettes. On-Net Worth Stats, Chip Fields is a member of tv actress and popular celebrities.

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Chip Fields Bio and Wiki

  • Full Names: Chip Fields
  • Popular As: Fields
  • Gender: Female
  • Occupation / Profession: singer, actress, television director, producer, consultant, and dialogue coach
  • Nationality: American
  • Race / Ethnicity: White
  • Religion: Not Known
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight

Chip Fields Birthday

  • Age / How Old?: 69 years
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • Date of Birth: 5 August 1951
  • Place of Birth: New York, New York, United States
  • Birthday: 5 August

Chip Fields Body Measurements

  • Body Measurements: Not Available
  • Height / How Tall?: Not Known
  • Weight: Not Known
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Hair Color: Black

Chip Fields Family and Relationship

  • Father (Dad): Not Known
  • Mother: Not Known
  • Siblings (Brothers and Sisters): Not Known
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Husband/Spouse: Married to Erv Hurd
  • Children: Daughter(s) (Kim Fields, Alexis Fields)

Chip Fields Networth and Salary

  • Net Worth: Under Review
  • Salary: Under Review
  • Source of Income: singer, actress, television director, producer, consultant, and dialogue coach

Chip Fields House and Cars

  • Place of living: To be Updated
  • Cars: Car Brand to be Updated

Chip Fields Career

Fields began her acting career in the 1974 film Claudine as an extra. She played an unwed mother opposite Patty Weaver in a soap opera, Days of Our Lives. In the 1970s, she played the abusive birth mother of Millicent “Penny” Gordon Woods (Janet Jackson). She played Rita Conway in the short-lived The Amazing Spider-Man TV Series from 1978-1979. She also appeared in What’s Happening!!, Hill Street Blues, T.J. Hooker, Roc, Kirk, The Wayans Bros., and The Parkers. She has been a consultant for The Parkers, Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century, Living Single, and was a dialogue coach for the film, Menace II Society. Played the role of “Laverne”, mother to the character “Regine” on Living Single. She has also directed episodes of One on One, All of Us, Girlfriends, The Parkers, as well as episodes of Romeo!, Just Jordan, Hannah Montana, Tyler Perry’s House of Payne and Meet the Browns

Chip Fields On Living Single

Fields was a minor character in the film Living Single she starred as Laverne Hunter, Regine’s mother. The film is all about, Six black 20-somethings — four women and two men — share their lives and loves in a Brooklyn brownstone. A trio of women share one of the apartments, receiving frequent visits from a fourth pal; meanwhile, two men who’ve been friends for years share an apartment one floor up.
First episode date: 22 August 1993
Final episode date: 1 January 1998
Production location(s): Warner Bros. Studios, Hollywood, California

Chip Fields Facts Of Life

Played the role of Diane Ramsey. The film is all about a  group of girls, attending a boarding school, tackle issues throughout teenage life and later adulthood.

Chip Fields Good Times

Field is starred as Lynnette Gordon who is Penny’s abusive biological mother. Her first appearance is in the four-part Fifth season-opening episode. Lynette’s father abandoned her when she became pregnant at 16. As a result, she takes her frustrations on Penny,by  burning her with a hot iron. After the abuse is finally brought to the public, she tells the Evans family that she, herself, was abused as a child. She gets into a fighting match with Willona and Thelma, and they plead for her to seek therapy. Just before she disappears, she expresses regret for hurting her child, telling Willona that Penny deserves better than her. This clears the way for Willona to adopt Penny. She reappears more than a year later, in the sixth-season episode, “A Matter of Mothers”, having gotten married, and reveals that her new husband is from a very wealthy family. She uses her husband’s wealth to send Penny anonymous gifts, and in an effort to regain custody of Penny, she also attempts to frame Willona as an unfit adoptive mother who throws wild parties with less than wholesome attendees. However, her scheme is exposed by being recorded on tape admitting that the scheme was a set up to get Penny back. After trying to get the tape from Penny and threatening to hurt her again, which is stopped by Willona, Penny tells her birth mother that no matter what anyone says, she will always consider Willona her mother. Devastated, she agrees to drop the charges against Willona and leaves Penny with her, never to be seen again.

Chip Fields and Janet Jackson

Played the birth mother of Janet Jackson in the ’70s hit, Good Times (1974). Her real-life daughter, Kim Fields, also guest-starred on the show, but the two never appeared in the same episode.

Chip Fields Acting Films

  • 1974- Claudine as Rioter on Hallway Stairs
  • 1975- The Happy Hooker as Red Hat
  • 1978- Blue Collar as Caroline Brown
  • 1979- The Lady in Red as Satin
  • 2004- Woman Thou Art Loosed as Woman in Church

Chip Fields Acting Television

  • 2007- Just Jordan as Gert
  • 2000- The Parkers as Wilma McCoy
  • 1998- The Wayans Bros. as Susan Sparks
  • 1997- Living Single as Laverne Hunter
  • Living Single as a woman
  • 1996- Kirk as Nurse
  • 1995- Living Single as Laverne Hunter
  • Living Single as Laverne Hunter
  • 1994- Living Single as Bev
  • Living Single as Laverne Hunter
  • 1993- Where I Live as Bonita
  • Living Single as Bar Patron
  • 1992- Roc as Ms. Wilson
  • 1986-The Facts of Life as Diane Ramsey
  • 1984-T. J. Hooker as Carolyn Webster
  • The Facts of Life as Diane Ramsey
  • 1982-Hill Street Blues as Mrs. Halloran
  • The Facts of Life Goes to Paris as Louise
  • 1979- What’s Happening!! as Donna

Chip Fields Production Film

She has produced on film in the year 1993 titled Menance II society

Chip Fields Production Television


  • 2009–12 House of Payne
  • 2009 Meet the Browns
  • 2007 Just Jordan
  • Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide
  • 2006-Hannah Montana
  • 2005 All of Us
  • 2003–06 One on One
  • 2005-06 Romeo!
  • 2001 Girlfriends
  • 2000–03 The Parkers [Consultant (69 episodes)/Director (4 episodes)]
  • 1999 Sister, Sister
  • 1994 Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper


  • 1999 Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century
  • 1994 Me and the Boys
  • 1993–94 Living Single
  • Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper

Frequently Asked Questions About Chip Fields

Who is Chip Fields?

Fields (Laverne “Chips” Fields) is sometimes credited as Chip Hurd or Chip Fields-Hurd, is an American singer, television director, consultant, actress, and Dialogue coach.

How old is Chip Fields?

Chip is an American national born on August 5th, 1951, in New York, New York, United States. She is 69 years as of 2020

How tall is Chip Fields?

Chip stands at an average height, she has not shared her height with the public. His/her height will be listed once we have it from a credible source.

Is Chip Fields married?

Yes, she is married to Erv Hurd. They got married in 1994 and together they have two children. The couple resides in Los Angeles together with their children.

How much is Chip Fields worth?

Fields has an approximate net worth of $1 million. This amount has been accrued from her leading roles in the entertainment industry.

Where does Chip live?

Because of security reasons, Fields has not shared her precise location of residence. We will immediately update this information if we get the location and images of her house.

Is Fields dead or alive?

Chip is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of her being sick or having any health-related issues.

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